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-rw-r--r--drivers/acpi/battery.c27
1 files changed, 26 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/acpi/battery.c b/drivers/acpi/battery.c
index ffa5af4c221a..a59d3d3fbcdc 100644
--- a/drivers/acpi/battery.c
+++ b/drivers/acpi/battery.c
@@ -34,6 +34,7 @@
#include <linux/dmi.h>
#include <linux/slab.h>
#include <linux/suspend.h>
+#include <linux/delay.h>
#include <asm/unaligned.h>
#ifdef CONFIG_ACPI_PROCFS_POWER
@@ -1071,6 +1072,28 @@ static struct dmi_system_id bat_dmi_table[] = {
{},
};
+/*
+ * Some machines'(E,G Lenovo Z480) ECs are not stable
+ * during boot up and this causes battery driver fails to be
+ * probed due to failure of getting battery information
+ * from EC sometimes. After several retries, the operation
+ * may work. So add retry code here and 20ms sleep between
+ * every retries.
+ */
+static int acpi_battery_update_retry(struct acpi_battery *battery)
+{
+ int retry, ret;
+
+ for (retry = 5; retry; retry--) {
+ ret = acpi_battery_update(battery);
+ if (!ret)
+ break;
+
+ msleep(20);
+ }
+ return ret;
+}
+
static int acpi_battery_add(struct acpi_device *device)
{
int result = 0;
@@ -1089,9 +1112,11 @@ static int acpi_battery_add(struct acpi_device *device)
mutex_init(&battery->sysfs_lock);
if (acpi_has_method(battery->device->handle, "_BIX"))
set_bit(ACPI_BATTERY_XINFO_PRESENT, &battery->flags);
- result = acpi_battery_update(battery);
+
+ result = acpi_battery_update_retry(battery);
if (result)
goto fail;
+
#ifdef CONFIG_ACPI_PROCFS_POWER
result = acpi_battery_add_fs(device);
#endif